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Summary A single mother gives her son a much sought-after doll for his birthday, only to discover that it is possessed by the soul of a serial killer.

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Metascore Mixed or Average Based on 18 Critic Reviews
58
User Score Universal Acclaim Based on 216 User Ratings
8.4
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Summary A single mother gives her son a much sought-after doll for his birthday, only to discover that it is possessed by the soul of a serial killer.

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Metascore
Mixed or Average Based on 18 Critic Reviews
58
44% Positive
8 Reviews
50% Mixed
9 Reviews
6% Negative
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Metascore
Mixed or Average Based on 18 Critic Reviews
58
44% Positive
8 Reviews
50% Mixed
9 Reviews
6% Negative
1 Review

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User Score
Universal Acclaim Based on 216 User Ratings
8.4
84% Positive
182 Ratings
8% Mixed
17 Ratings
8% Negative
17 Ratings

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User Score
Universal Acclaim Based on 216 User Ratings
8.4
84% Positive
182 Ratings
8% Mixed
17 Ratings
8% Negative
17 Ratings

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Production Company United Artists
Release Date Nov 9, 1988
Duration 1 h 27 m
Rating TV-MA
Tagline No one believes the truth...or lives to tell it.
Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA
• 2 Wins & 5 Nominations
Avoriaz Fantastic Film Festival
1 Nomination